Handy Tools

When anyone ventures into the world of technology, you sometimes need diagnostic tools or tools to help you in your endeavours. See below for some handy tools that we utilise in our business.

  • Anti-Virus/Malware – by Emsisoft

    Surf Protection: If you unintentionally try to view a website that spreads trojans, spyware, or any other type of malicious software, Emsisoft Business Security will prevent you from connecting and getting infected.
    Real-time File Guard: This real-time protection layer checks all downloaded and modified files with the awarded super-fast Emsisoft dual-engine scanner. The best: You won’t even notice it’s there for you 24/7.
    Behaviour Blocker: To stop brand new threats that aren’t yet known by signatures, Emsisoft Business Security continually monitors the behaviour of all active programs and raises an alert as soon as something suspicious occurs.
    Anti-Ransomware: Custom-built behavioural monitoring stops ransomware before it can encrypt precious business data.
    https://www.emsisoft.com/en/software/antimalware

  • Remote PC & Anydesk – have you ever been away from your computer and needed to log back in to grab that file sitting on the desktop and no one in there to send it to you. That is where this handy program comes into play. Remote PC and Anydesk remote desk software allows you to log in to your computer remotely as if you were in front of it.
    https://www.remotepc.com/download.htm
    https://anydesk.com/remote-desktop
  • Ping Plotter – if you are a home user or even a business owner and want to see what is happening to cause slowness of your internet connectivity then this is the right tool to help you determine if the issue is your Internet provider or something that is happening locally to you.
    https://www.pingplotter.com/
  • Lucid Charts – sometimes creating charts, or drawings of any kind can be difficult on the fly, this tool is a must, you do not have to install anything just log in and start drawing. We recommend and use this program extensively for our own Network Drawings. There are plenty of templates to use and make use of to cover many needs.
    https://www.lucidchart.com/
  • Xara Web Design, Photo Tools – if you like to create and not have to write code, then this application can assist you. Create and make responsive websites to your choosing rather than the confines of someone else’s design.
    https://www.xara.com

These are just a few tools that we use ourselves and provide to our customers.